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Cyprien Gaillard

Exhibition Catalogues, Monographs and General Publications
Gaillard, Cyprien. Lamarche-Vadel, Rebecca. Cyprien Gaillard: Humpty Dumpty. Paris, France: Fondation Galeries Lafayette, 2022.
Unpacking the Marciano Collection. New York, London, Munich: Prestel, 2017.
Spice, Anton. Infinite Mix. London: Hayward Publishing, 2016.
13e Biennale de Lyon. Dijon, France: Les presses du reel, 2015.
Pfeffer, Susan. Cyprien Gaillard: The Recovery of Discovery. Koln: Verlag der Buchhandlung Walther Konig, 2013.
Moszynska, Anna. Sculpture Now. London: Thames & Hudson, 2013.
Roelstraete, Dieter. The Way of the Shovel: On the Archaeological Imaginary in Art. Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 2013.
Holzwarth, Hans Werner. Art Now Vol 4. Cologne: Taschen, 2013.
Pfeffer, Susanne. Cyprien Gaillard: The Recovery of Discovery. Koln: Verlag der Buchhandlung Walther Konig, 2012.
Darling, Michael, and Joanna Szupinska. Skyscraper: Art and Architecture Against Gravity. Chicago: Museum of Contemporary Art, 2012.
Julia Stoschek Collection Number Five: Cities of Gold and Mirrors. Berlin: Hatje Cantz, 2012.
Von Schlegell, Mark. New Dystopia. Berlin: Sternberg Press, 2011.
French Window: Looking at Contemporary Art Through the Marcel Duchamp Prize. Tokyo: Mori Art Museum, 2011.
Dawsey, Jill. Salt 3: Cyprien Gaillard. Salt Lake City: Utah Museum of Fine Arts, 2011.
Arriola, Magali and Pablo Leon de la Barra, ed. Incidents of Mirror-travel in Yucatan and Elsewhere. Mexico City: Museo Tamayo, 2011.
Kornhoff, Oliver, ed. BELVEDERE, Why is Landscape Beautiful? Remagen: Rolandseck, 2011.
Cyprien Gaillard: Disquieting Landscapes. Columbus: Wexner Center for the Arts, 2010.
Marcoci, Roxana. The Original Copy: Photography of Sculpture, 1839 to Today.
New York: Museum of Modern Art, 2010.
Szymczyk, Adam, Florence Derieux, Susanne Gaensheimer, and Rein Wolfs. Cyprien Gaillard. Geographical Analogies. Basel: Kunsthalle Basel; Reims: FRAC Champagne- Kunsthalle Fridericianum Kassel, 2010.
Massimiliano, Gioni. Younger than Jesus. London: Phaidon Press, 2009.
Filipovic, Elena and Adam Szymczyk. When things cast no shadow. Berlin: Berlin Biennial, 2008.
Michelis, Marco de. The Sublime is Now. New York: Skira, 2008.
Jacquet, Claire. Entre Hubert Robert et Robert Smithson: Cyprien Gaillard. Nogent-sur-Marne: Maison d’art Bernard Anthonioz, 2007.
Gaillard, Cyprien and Payam Sharifi. World Tour 2002-2003 Archive. Nijmegen: Gaillard and Sharifi, 2006.
Sharifi, Payam. The Rear Guard of the Avant Garde – Some Thoughts on Cyprien Gaillard’s Belief in the Age of Disbelief. Paris: Galerie Nuke, 2005.
Tremblay, John. The Elated Pedestrian. Los Angeles: Champion Fine Arts, 2005.
Selected Articles and Reviews
Lloyd-Smith, Harriet. “Major contemporary artists sell prints to aid Artists at Risk in Ukraine,” Wallpaper*, March 16, 2022.
“Anna Schwartz to reopen with ‘flexible and experimental’ video installations,” Beat, January 13, 2022.
Veal, Michael and Lissoni, Andrea. “Cyprien Gaillard SUB,” Kaleidoscope, Spring/Summer 2019.
Russeth, Andrew. “Don’t Turn Away: An Unrelenting, Uneven Venice Biennale Shows Artists in a Time of Crisis,” Art News, May 10, 2019.
“Tips for the Biennale, 10 things you should not miss in Venice,” Monopol Magazin, May 9, 2019.
Wullschlager, Jackie “Venice Biennale 2019 – young artists, stark contrasts and visual drama,” Financial Times, May 9, 2019.
Cohen, Alina. “At the Venice Biennale, Artists Create Their Own Truths in the Era of ‘Fake News,’” Artsy, May 9, 2019.
Bruggaier, Johannes. “There can be no beauty without destruction,” Südkurier, March 7, 2019.
“Museum Tinguely opens an exhibition of works by Cyprien Gaillard,” Art Daily, 2019.
Cohen, Alina. “Why Video Is the Art Form of the Moment,” Artsy, November 27, 2019.
Messner, Matthew. “Cleveland’s FRONT festival ties the city together with art and history,” The Architecture Paper, August 28, 2018.
Wilson, Michael. “Cyprien Gaillard at Gladstone Gallery,” Artforum, Summer 2018.
Russeth, Andrew. “Wish You Were Here: Spring Shows in New York, from Doug Aitken to Quay Quinn Wolf,” ArtNews, June 18, 2018.
Everitt Howe, David. “Cyprien Gaillard,” Art in America, May, 2018.
Goffstein, Sarah. “Cyprien Gaillard: Nightlife,” The Brooklyn Rail, April 4, 2018.
Zeiba, Drew. “Cyprien Gaillard’s 3-D ‘Nightlife’ offers mesmerizing look at cities and their histories of resistance,” The Architect’s Newspaper, March 22, 2018.
Pobric, Pac. “Cyprien Gaillard’s Decadent Visions of Decay,” The Village Voice, March 16, 2018.
“Top Artshows in New York This Week: Jeff Koons to David Bowie,’” Blouin Artinfo, March 15, 2018.
Stipanovich, Alexandre. “Cyprien Gaillard Gladstone Gallery / New York,” Flash Art, March 15, 2018.
Puertolas-Syn, Virginie. “Armory Week – Snow and Art: Highlights,” Artlyst, March 14, 2018.
Cooke, Rylie. “Cy Twombly, Cyprien Gaillard, Hugo McCloud: Must See New York Shows,” Whitewall, March 7, 2018.
Yablonsky, Linda. “Flying high with Cyprien Gaillard at Gladstone Gallery,” The Art Newspaper, March 5, 2018.
“Cyprien Gaillard at Gladstone Gallery, New York,” Cura Magazine, March 2018.
“Art Industry News: The Louvre Opens a Lost-and-Found for Its Nazi Art + More Must-Read Stories,” Artnet News, January 31, 2018.
Litt, Steven. “FRONT exhibits designed to focus global attention on Northeast Ohio’s art museums,”, January 30, 2018.
Khare-Ghose, Archana. “Critic Philipp Kaiser on Curating the Public Sector of Art Basel in Miami Beach,” Blouin Artinfo, December 8, 2017.
Harris, Gareth. “Impressive breadth of work at inaugural Aros Triennial,” The Art Newspaper, July/August 2017.
Harris, Gareth. “Aros Triennial Unveils Swathe of New Commissions along five kilometers of Danish Coastline,” The Art Newspaper, June 2, 2017.
Vaucelle, Aurore. “Le bruit et la fureur,” Arts Libre, May 31, 2017.
Barshee, Tenzing. “The Last Twenty Minutes,” Spike, Spring 2017.
Picard, Andréa. “TORONTO – Nightlife by Cyprien Gaillard at TIFF 2016,”, September 2016.
Luke, Ben. “The Infinite Mix,” Evening Standard, September 6, 2016.
Jing, He. “Cyprien Gaillard: A History of Scattered Images,” Leap Magazine, January/February 2016.
Corrigan, A. “Berlin – Cyprien Gaillard: ‘Where Nature Runs Riot’ at Spruth Magers Through July 18th, 2015,” Art Observed, June 24, 2015.
Murray Brown, Griselda. “Berlin Gallery Weekend — review,” Financial Times, May 5, 2015.
“5 Shows On Our Radar,” Spike Art Magazine, April 29, 2015.
Alsdorf, Bridget. “Blowing off Steam,” Parkett, 2014, p. 238-243.
Schlegell, Mark Von. “Left in the Dark,” Parkett, 2014, p. 224-230.
McDonough, Tom. “Controlled Explosion,” Parkett, 2014, p. 210-218.
Howe, David Everitt. “Cyprien Gaillard ‘Today Diggers, Tomorrow Dickens: Gladstone Gallery, New York 9 November- 1 February,” Art Review, March 2014, p.126.
Halle, Howard. “Cyprien Gaillard ‘Today Diggers Tomorrow Dickens,’” Time Out New York, January 16-22, 2014, p. 32.
“Best of 2013,” Time Out New York, December 26, 2013-January 8, 2014, p. 36.
Yablonsky, Linda. “Beautiful Ruins,”, April 10, 2013.
Creahan, D. “New York- Cyprien Gaillard: ‘Today Diggers, Tomorrow Dickens,” Art Observed, December 24, 2013.
“Cyprien Gaillard: The Crystal World,” The New Yorker, March 11, 2013, p. 9.
Johnson, Ken. “Lessons as Ancient as Babylon,” The New York Times, March 1, 2013, p. C28.
Halle, Howard. “Cyprien Gaillard, ‘The Crystal World,’” Time Out New York, February 7-13, 2013, p. 39.
Cernuschi, Stefano. “Books,” Mousse, October/November 2012, p. 176-177.
Allen, Jennifer. “The Art Hangover,” Frieze, September 2012, p. 18.
Heiser, Joerg. “Test of Time,” Frieze d/e, Autumn 2012, p. 16-19.
Nedo, Kito. “Die Angesagten,” Art, September 2011, p. 71-75.
Duponchelle, Valerie. Le Figaro, September 26, 2011.
Hohmann, Silke. “Ant the Winner is…,” Monopol, September 2011, p. 18.
Knofel, Ulrike. “Der Sprengmeister,” Der Spiegel, No. 37, September 12, 2011, p. 154-155.
“Nationalgalerie zeichnet Cyprien Gaillard aus,” Spiegel Online, September 29, 2011.
Ackerman, Tim. “Abgedreht in Ruinen,” Die Welt, September 10, 2011, p. 27.
Zollner, Michael. “Wer ist der Indianer, der uber Berlin lacht?” B.Z., July 18, 2011, p. 26.
Karcher, Eva. “Cyprien Gaillard,” Weltkunst, June 2011, p. 32.
Hohmann, Silke. “Cyprien Gaillard,” Monopol, June 2011, p. 46.
Karcher, Eva. Artinvestor, June 2011, p. 23.
Wahjudi, Claudia. “Cyprien Gaillard – The Recovery of Discovery,” Kunstforum International, Issue 208, May – June 2011, p. 310-312.
Jans, Markus. “Cyprien Gaillard,” L’Uomo Vogue, May-June 2011, p. 168.
Bogart, A. “Go See: Berlin – Cyprien Gaillard’s Beer Pyramid ‘The Recovery of the Discovery’ at Kunstwerke Berlin,”, May 14, 2011.
Trager, Torsten. “72.000 Flaschen Freibier fur trinkfreudige Kunstkenner,” Siegessaule Online, May 11, 2011.
Schreiber, Daniel. “Gallery Weekend in Berlin: More than just art, it’s a bleedin’ sport,” Cicero online, May 2, 2011.
Werneburg, Brigitte. “B. Werneburg schaut sich in den Galerien von Berlin um,” Die tageszeitung online, April 13, 2011.
Fordon, Anja. “The Recovery of Discovery – Cyprien Gaillard,”, April 11, 2011.
Zitzewitz, Jutta von. “Cyprien Gaillard im KW Institute for Contemporary Art, Berlin,”, April 9, 2011.
Maak, Niklas. “Die neue Schule von Paris,” Frankfurter Allegemeine Sonntagszeitung, no. 18, May 8, 2011, p. 23.
Stange, Raimar. “Cyprien Gaillard, The Recovery of Discovery,” Kunst Bulletin, May 2011, p. 68-69.
Hohmann, Silke. “Kulturerbe und Komasaufen,” Die Welt, April 29, 2011, p. 24.
Berner, Irmgard. “Sprudelnder Quell aus der Bierflashe,” Berliner Zeitung, No. 480, April 4, 2011, p. 27.
Richter, Peter. “Edle Einkehr – Stille Größe: Cyprien Gaillards Bier-Pyramide in den Kunst-Werken Berlin,” Frankfurter Allegmeine Zeitung, No. 13, April 3, 2011, p. 30.
Mania, Astrid. “Ein Prosit auf Pergamon – Ex und hopp: Cyprien Gaillards Bierkartonpyramide im Berliner KW,” Suddeutsche Zeitung, April 2, 2011.
Wendland, Johannes. “Asthet der Apokalypse,” Zitty, July 2011, p. 86-87.
Elke. “Cyprien Gaillard – The Recovery of Discovery,”, March 27, 2011.
Sherwin, Skye. “Artist of the week special: Loris Greaud, Cyprien Gaillard, Tatiana Trouve,” The Guardian Online, March 23, 2011.
“Cyprien Gaillard: Dust Lines,” Mono. Kulture, #24, Summer 2010.
Barnes, Freire. “The Art,” Bon, Autumn-Winter 2010-2011, p. 137-141.
“Bilanz 2009: Politik ist in!” Art, No. 1, January 2010, p. 65-61.
Curran, Rob. “Cyprien Gaillard. Museum fur Moderne Kunst, Frankfurt am Main,” The Art Newspaper, No. 216, 2010, p. 64.
Dax, Max. “Was tun? Es is die Luft jagen? Cyprien Gaillard,” Spex, No. 328, September/October 2010, p. 76-83.
Elsing, Sarah. “Die Welt des Cyprien Gaillard,” Monopol Online, September 15, 2010.
Friedli, Isabel. “Cyprien Gaillard,” Kunst Bulletin, No. 5, May 2010, p. 51.
Ganzeuer, Fabian. “Dieses Museum hat geoffnet,” Frankfurter Allgemeine Zeitung, No. 119, May 26, 2010, p. 30.
Griffin, Jonathan. “New Romantic,” Frieze, Issue 30, 2010, p. 84-87.
Higgie, Jennifer. “The Haunting. The Role of the Dead in the Lives of the Living, Frieze, Issue 130, April 2010, p. 9.
Hohmann, Silke. “Alle fur einen,” Monopol, No. 12, December 2010, p. 32.
“Kandidaten fur den Preis der Nationalgalerie fur junge Kunst 2011 Nominiert,” Art Magazine, October 8, 2010.
Karich, Swantje. “Hausen auf Ruinen,” Frankfurter Allegmeine Zeitung, September 8, 2010, p. 32.
Maggart, R. “Go See – Berlin: Cyprien Gaillard at Sprueth Magers,”, January 7, 2010.
Moisdon, Stephane. “Cyiprien Gaillard. Vit a Berlin, exp(l)ose partout,” Beaux Arts Magazine, June 2010, p. 52-53.
Mulholland, Tara. “French Artist Looks for Beauty in Ruins,” The New York Times, June 16, 2010, p. 13.
O’Hare, Louise. “Playing in the ruins. Cyprien Gaillard brings his architectural studies to MMK Zollamt,” Tank, Vol. 6, Issue 3, p. 10-11.
Prince, Mark. “Berlin. Cyprien Gaillard. Sprueth Magers,” Art in America, April 2010, p. 135.
Prince, Mark. “The New Transcendentalism,” Art Monthly, Issue 336, Mary 2010, p. 5-8.
Roeschmann, Dietrich. “In den Ruinen der Moderne. Die Kunsthalle Basel erforscht die Architektur – modene und Cyprien Gaillard neutralisiert den Fortschrittssoptimismus,”, April 28, 2010.
Schedlmayer, Nina. “MMK Zollamt Cyprien Gaillard. Im Hotel der Delfine,” Art Magazine Online, September 28, 2010.
Stange, Raimar. “Cyprien Gaillard,” Artist Kunstmagazin, No. 28, January-April 2010, p. 4-9.
Tattersall, Lanka. “Romancing the Stone. Lanka Tattersall uber Cyprien Gaillard in der Galerie Sprueth Magers, Berlin,” Texte zur Kunst, no. 77, March 2010, p. 190-193.
Ulrichs, David. “Cyprien Gaillard. Galerie Spruth Magers,” Modern Painters, March 2010, p. 74.
“Cyprien Gaillard bei Spruth Magers Berlin,”, November 25, 2009.
“Einsturzende Utopien. Das modern Paradies auf Erden bleibt leider ein Traum. Wie schon fur die Kunst!” Annabelle, No. 17/09, October 2009, p. 50.
Ackermann, Tim. “Milchbubis unterwegs in Ruinen. In Schonheit scheitern: Zwei Kunstler zeigen in Berlin Videos, die sich mit den verlorenen Utopien der Moderne Beschaftigen,” Welt am Sonntag, No. 49, December 6, 2009, p. 92.
Gaillard, Cyprien. “Relocating the Past. Project curated by Cyprien Gaillard,”
Artforum, Vol. XLVII, No. 2, October 2009, p. 190-199.
Gibbs, Michael. “Cyprien Gaillard,” Art Monthly, July/August 2009, p. 22-23.
Hilgenstock, Andrea. “John Baldessari macht Kunst mit Handen und Fussen,’ Berliner Morgenpost, November 30, 2009, p. 20.
Hilgenstock, Andrea. “Kunst mit Hand und Fuß: Baldessari, Gaillard, Maljkovic,” Die Welt, November 28, 2009, p. W4.
Hohmann, Silke. “Die Schönheit des Scheiterns,” Monopol, No. 11, November 2009, p. 64-73.
Knolle, Julia. “Interview mit Cyprien Gaillard,”, November 19, 2009.
“Das Rattern der Erinnerung,”, December 10, 2009.
Wahjudi, Claudia. “Verfalll im Vollrausch,” Der Tagesspiegel, No. 20 481, 24-26, December 2009, p. 32.
“Cyprien Gaillard,” ART – Das Kunstmagazin, No. 4, 2008.
Andrews, Max. “El arte despues de la ecologia,” Art & Co, No. 1, 2008.
Carey-Kent, Paul. “Cyprien Gaillard,” Art World, Issue 6, 2008.
Eichler, Dominic. “5th Berlin Biennial for Contemporary Art,” Frieze, Issue 112, January/February 2008, p. 147-149.
Fiduccia, Joanna. “Recycling The Ruins,” MAP Magazine, Issue 16, 2008.
Ghys, Clément. “La ville rêvée de Cyprien Gaillard,” Next, April 2008.
Mendelsohn, Adam E. “A Fugitive Calculation,” Art Monthly, Issue 316, 2008.
Rehberg, Vivian. “Prospectif Cinema,” Frieze, Issue 115, 2008.
Rule, Alix. “Cyprien Gaillard in conversation with Alix Rule,”, March 25, 2008.
Sharifi, Payam. “Flattened History: A Conversation with Cyprien Gaillard,” Metropolis M, Issue 5, 2008.
Sherwin, Skye. “Building, Dwelling, Thinking,” Art Review, Issue 21, 2008.
Sherwin, Skye. “Cyprien Gaillard,” Art Review, Issue 36, October 2008, p. 40.
Sherwin, Skye. “Dispatches: Cyprien Gaillard,” Art Review, Issue 26, 2008.
“Art Unlimited – Cyprien Gaillard,” Art 38 Basel, 2007, p. 60-61.
“Cyprien Gaillard, entre romantisme et vandalism,” Direct Soir, March 6, 2007.
“Le phenomene Cyprien Gaillard,” Beaux Arts Magazine, September 2007.
“Six raisons d’aller voir Cyprien Gaillard,” VSD Supplement, February 2007.
Arlin, Marc. “Art Brut,” Spray, February 2007.
Bonaspetti, Edoardo. “Cyprien Gaillard,” Mousse, Issue 8, Summer 2007, p. 27-30.
Bonnet, Marie. “Critic’s Pick: Cyprien Gaillard, Desniansky Raion,”, 2007.
Boukobza, Julie. “Cyprien Gaillard a l’epreuve du feu,” L’Officiel, no. 917, 2007.
Cascella, Daniela. “Eyeswideshut,” Blow Up Magazine, No. 118, March 2007.
Clark, Indigo. “Concrete Castles,” Another Man, No. 5, 2007.
Colard, Jean-Max. “Cyprien Gaillard; Desniansky Raion,” Les Inrockuptibles, January 2007.
Colard, Jean-Max. “voyage au bout de la ruine,” Les Inrockuptibles, July 2007.
Corbetta, Caroline. “The Wonderland of Utopia,” L’Uomo Vogue, March 2007.
Davies, Lillian. “Artist Profile,” UOVO, Issue 13, 2007.
De Bure, Gilles. “Cyprien Gaillard: Order et chaos,” Numero, March 2007.
Derieux, Florence. “Ouverture – Cyprien Gaillard,” Flash Art International, Issue 256, October 2007, p. 122.
Gardellini, Lara. “Cyprien Gaillard: The Lake Arches,” Tema Celeste, March 2007.
Gebetsroither, Ines. “Portrait: Cyprien Gaillard,” Spike, Fall 2007.
Hohmann, Silke. “Die Monopol-Watchlist. Funf Kunstler, die uns aufgefallen sind,” Monopol, September 2007.
Launay, Aude. “Cyprien Gaillard – Reloaded Land Art,” 02, May 12, 2007.
Lequeux, Emmanuelle. “Cyprien Gaillard – L’ or en barres,” Beaux Arts Magazine, No. 277, September 2007, p. 44-45.
Malherbe, Anne. “Cyprien Gaillard: Desniansky Raion,” Artpress, No. 332, 2007.
Pace, Jean Loic. “Ruines Modernes,” Blast, fall 2007.
Ross, Millie. “Art: Cyprien Gaillard,” Dazed & Confused, February 2007, p. 50.
Sauvy, Olivier. “Cyprien Gaillard. Vestiges du future,” Audimagazine, fall 2007.
Sharifi, Payam. “Cyprien Gaillard. A Portrait of Violence as a Young Romantic,” 032c, No. 13, Summer 2007, p. 58-61.
Smyth, Cherry. “Cyprien Gaillard,” Art Review, Issue 08, February 2007, p. 128.
Soulez, Juliette. “Cyprien Gaillard,” Archistorm, September/Oktober 2007.
Vincent, Cedric. “Portfolio – Cyprien Gaillard,” Art21, No. 1, 2007.
Sharifi, Payam. “Cyprien Gaillard. A Portrait of Violence as a Young Romantic,” 032c, No. 13, Summer 2007, p. 58-61.
Smyth, Cherry. “Cyprien Gaillard,” Art Review, Issue 08, February 2007, p. 128.
Soulez, Juliette. “Cyprien Gaillard,” Archistorm, September/Oktober 2007.
Vincent, Cedric. “Portfolio – Cyprien Gaillard,” Art21, No. 1, 2007.
“Babylon:don,” Architecture Annual, 2006.
“Cyprien Gaillard The Lake Arches,” Kultureflash Online, No. 186, December 6, 2006.
Hill, Emily. “Cyprien Gaillard, The Lake Arches,” DazedDigital Online, December 4, 2006.
Jones, Laura. “How to film a fire extinguisher,” The Guardian, November 1, 2006.
Price, Matt. “Early Risers. London’s Young Commercial Galleries, Program Highlights: Cyprien Gaillard at Laura Bartlett,” Flash Art International, November 2006.
Sharifi, Payam. “Crosscurrents, Bring the War Home at Elizabeth Dee,” Art Review, June 2006.
Trembley, Nicolas. “Cyprien Gaillard,” Programme Costes, May/June 2006.
Ward, Ossian. “Cyprien Gaillard: The Lake Arches,” Time Out London, December 6-13, 2006.
Wilson, Robin. “Cyprien Gaillard: The Lake Arches,” Architects’ Journal, No. 20, Vol. 224, 2006.
“Cyprien Gaillard,” Paris-Art, October 2005.
“Cyprien Gaillard,”, October 2005.
“Le meilleur de la semaine – Best of the Week,” Les Inrockuptibles, No. 513, November 2005.
Colard, Jean-Max. “Feux Pales,” Les Inrockuptibles, November 16, 2005.
“Cyprien Gaillard,” Mago Journal, August 2003.
“Cyprien Gaillard,” So-en, August 2003.
“L’affaire de Collette,” DS, 2003.
Barkley, Nick. “Why Scotland needs Tramway,” The List, October 2003.
Prigent, Loic. “Pol’art,” Beau Arts Magazine, October 2003.